Workshops & Conferences

Pursuit of mechanism of slope failures and slope disaster countermeasures with reduced environmental load

  • Hold Date: 2021-12-04 13:30 - 2021-12-04 17:00
  • Place: Kyushu University Nishijin Plaza, also will be live-streaming by Zoom

*IMI Workshop of the Joint Research Projects

*The event will be a hybrid meeting (in person/Zoom)


【Main language: Japanese】

Host:Dr.Masanori Murai(Director, GLOSS/ Senior Engineer, Shimizu Corporation)

December 4 (Sat)

13:30 ~ 13:40
Opening Remarks: Prof. Hemanta Hazarika
(President, GLOSS/ Graduate School of Engineering,Kyushu University)

13:40 ~ 15:10
Prof. Motoyuki Suzuki
(Graduate School of Science and Technology, Yamaguchi University)
Recurring Landslide Disasters Since Ancient Times: From the Perspective of Time-related Disaster Prevention.

15:10 ~ 15:20 Break

15:20 ~ 16:50
Dr. Seishi Okuzono
(Research Advisor, NEXCO Research Institute/Senior Fellow, Express Highway Research Foundationof Japan)
Examples of Embankment Failures on Sloping Ground and their Countermeasures.

16:50 ~ 16:55
Closing Comments: Prof. Yasuhide Fukumoto
(Director, GLOSS/ Institute of Mathematics for Industry,
Kyushu University)

16:55 ~ 17:00
Concluding Remarks: Dr. Yoshifumi Kochi
(Vice President, GLOSS/ President, K’s Lab Inc.)


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